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Lennie Merullo

Merullo (left) with Johnny Pesky, 2008
Shortstop
Born: (1917-05-05)May 5, 1917
Boston, Massachusetts
Died: May 31, 2015(2015-05-31) (aged 98)
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
September 12, 1941 for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
August 22, 1947 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Batting average     .240
Hits     497
Home runs     6
Runs batted in     152
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • Appeared in three games for Cubs in 1945 World Series

Leonard Richard Merullo (May 5, 1917 – May 30, 2015) was an American professional baseball player. He played shortstop in the Major Leagues from 1941–47. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts.


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